Bug 471931 - 20-30 second delay when any open or save dialog is presented from any gnome app
20-30 second delay when any open or save dialog is presented from any gnome app
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gtk2 (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-11-17 13:32 EST by Thomas J. Baker
Modified: 2009-12-18 01:52 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-12-18 01:52:03 EST
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Description Thomas J. Baker 2008-11-17 13:32:35 EST
I'm having a problem where any open/save dialog from any gnome program including firefox causes a 20-30 second lockup of the entire app while it waits for the diaglog to be shown. Once it finally appears, things work as expected. This started late in F9 and has continued since I installed F10 beta. I've looked in my .xsession-errors file, /var/log/messages, dmesg, and I can't find any reason/error logged related to the cause. I have an NFS home directory but that hasn't caused any problems in the past. It's specific to this one system as I have rawhide running on two others without incident. 

I'm looking for guidance on how to debug this.
Comment 1 Rex Dieter 2008-11-17 13:40:29 EST
triaging -> gtk2
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 00:31:33 EST
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.

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Comment 3 Matthias Clasen 2008-12-12 09:48:49 EST
> I'm looking for guidance on how to debug this.

Attach to one of the troublesome programs with gdb and break when it is hung to see what it is waiting for ?
Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2009-11-18 03:53:07 EST
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Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2009-12-18 01:52:03 EST
Fedora 10 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-12-17. Fedora 10 is 
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